Tasting notes Color – Deep gold. Nose – Tendrils of smoke wafting on a sea breeze through a peach orchard. Palate – Smooth and warming, with hint of peat and seaweed, yet medicinal and dry. Finish – Smooth satisfying smoke. Rating Ultimate Beverage Challenge 96 points (Mar 2011) Ultimate Spirits Challenge 2011 Finalist. Bright topaz color rich leather and butterscotch aromas tastes of breakfast cereal grains and light toffee elegant finish.